Northern Territory GiovernmentDefence of Darwin Experience
A United Nations cargo vessel sunk near her pier after being struck by Japanese bombs at Darwin.

Temporary Exhibitions

The Defence of Darwin Experience features a temporary exhibition space of new displays and exhibitions.

News for the Nation

News for the Nation is a temporary display that was opened in February 2017. It features a selection of press images from Australian and American archives that show various aspects of the war in the Northern Territory, covering the period 1942–1943. Each label contrasts the original title and description with a contemporary explanation of each image.